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Family camps are camps designed for family bonding and fun. These summer family camps provide lodging, meals and varied activities for interactive fun. Lodging can be either in tent cabins for a back-to-nature learning experience or inn-style accommodations. Some examples Read More

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YMCA of Metro Chicago Day Camps - Urban Areas

A YMCA summer camp experience provides your child an exceptional summer camp experience where they can get unplugged, explore their creativity, learn, laugh and make memories to last a lifetime.

Camps are offered throughout the summer and financial assistance is available for those who qualify. Locations around Chicago in Lake View, Irving Park, Logan Square, South Side, South Chicago, Pilsen, and more!

Camp Temagami

Camp Temagami is a traditional canoe-tripping camp for boys and girls. Our program is designed to promote fun, excitement, adventure and personal growth. Experienced staff create a sound structure for group travel through stunning Canadian wilderness. Campers learn canoe-tripping skills, gain self-confidence, become leaders, develop teamwork, enjoy the outdoors and make lasting friendships.

Camp Namanu

Camp Namanu is a place of enchantment and beauty - where lifelong friendships are formed and the leaders of tomorrow meet both age-old tradition and new ways of thinking. Namanu offers intentional and well-developed programs, with an emphasis on small groups, individual attention, and an appreciation of differences. Programs focus on cooperative group living, exploration of nature, non-competitive sports, skill development, concern for others, fun, and forming friendships.

Over 100,000 boys and girls have been to Camp Namanu's 552 beautiful acres of forest in its 88 years at the foot of Mount Hood. Campers live with other kids of...

Camp Green Cove for Girls

Camp Green Cove is a traditional, but unique summer program for girls age 6 to 17. Founded in 1945 and located in the Mountains of Western North Carolina, we emphasize outdoor activities such as hiking, kayaking, canoeing, sailing, mountain biking, rock climbing, and horseback riding. Numerous wilderness trips are also offered! We believe in fun, adventure, safety, and great instruction.

Our program is non-competitive, which encourages experimentation, and non-regimented, which fosters self-direction. Our strengths lie in the quality of our staff and the depth of our program. We value diversity, attracting campers from all 50 states and even a...

YMCA Camp Nissokone

Sparkling waters. Breathtaking sunsets. Trails leading to extraordinary adventures. Where the majestic Ausable River meets the sandy shores of Lake Huron. Where learning is hands-on and kids thrive in a caring, supportive community. Campers try a wide range of activities, learning about their interests and developing new skills and talents, under careful guidance of responsible Y staff.

Camp Mondamin for Boys

We are the place to learn serious whitewater kayaking, rock climbing, mountain biking, sailing, and horseback riding. We are non-competitive and have an individualized focus.

Camp Lohikan in the Pocono Mountains

65+ DAILY ACTIVITIES!

All Sports, Arts & Adventure Activities. Professional Instruction. Features: Horseback Riding (Ride Every Day - FREE!), Jet Skiing, Paintball, Quad Riding & Dirt Bikes, Bungee Trampoline, Rock Band, Spy Camp, Skateboarding, USTA Tennis, Golf, Circus Arts, Flying Trapeze (indoor/outdoor), Water Skiing, SCUBA, Dance, Drama, Music, Arts & Crafts with 14 Workshops, High & Low Ropes, Rock Climbing, Backpacking Trips, Sailing, Private Lake w/50+ Boats, Lake Waterslide, Canoe Trips, Mt. Boarding, Horseback Overnights, and more!

ELECTIVE PROGRAM:

Older campers get to choose ALL of their activities on a weekly and daily basis. Its the ultimate in individualized scheduling!...

Charis Hills

Charis Hills is a special needs, recreational summer camp helping children with learning differences build confidence and find success. We serve campers ages 7-18. We welcome campers with ADHD, Learning Disabilities, speech/language and hearing impairment, emotional/behavioral challenges including high functioning Autism and Asperger's. Camp is a great place to teach social skills. Campers also receive academic instruction for one activity period each day. Located one hour from the DFW area.

Cheerio Adventures

Join us for an Adventure Camp experience like no other! Cheerio Adventures specializes in camp sessions of 1 and 2 weeks of unforgettable adventures. We are a Christian based YMCA adventure camp located in the mountains of SW Virginia along the New River. The camp is for boys and girls ages 10-16. All groups consist of 8-12 participants, to maximize the adventure experience and promote strong and long lasting friendships. Our focus on helping young people learn more about themselves, strengthen self-confidence, leadership, teamwork skills, is accomplished while challenging them in a safe and fun Christian setting. All equipment is...

YMCA of Metro Chicago Camps - Resident And Family

Y camp has a way of transforming kids. It takes a child away from their normal routine and creates a safe environment for them to overcome challenges like mastering the climbing wall or hitting their first bullseye. With the great outdoors as a background, staff design activities to teach life lessons, like persistence in completing a difficult task, creativity when solving problems, and working together as a group to achieve a goal.

The cabin atmosphere shows children how to live cooperatively by sharing chores and respecting each other's differences. Around the campfire, kids are encouraged to tell stories and share...

Makemie Woods Camp

Amazing Adventures. Radical Relationships. Christian Community. Tons of Fun! Makemie Woods offers great overnight programs for kids rising grades 1-12. Families can choose traditional camping with campfires, swimming, boating, Bible Study, archery, zip lines, etc. or Focus Camps which add a learning a special interest and skill as well as a smattering of traditional camp activities. Makemie Woods offers an outstanding music and drama program for older youth, and a specialized drama camp for younger girls. Trip camps are offered for older campers (6th grade and up) including whitewater rafting, sea kayaking, hang-gliding, high ropes challenge. Older What Makemie Woods...

YMCA Camp Warren

Girls and boys have been creating memories and friendships for over 80 years at Camp Warren. Uniquely situated on 480 acres on Half Moon Lake, just a few hours north of the Twin Cities, you'll find the perfect setting for girls and boys to experience a one, two, three, four or five-week adventure-filled camp sessions.

Camp Orchard Hill

This summer sign up your child for the BEST WEEK EVER! With unique camp experiences designed for every age group, your child will never get bored. We strive to serve you and your child with excellent programs, delicious food, clean facilities and a caring staff. Day and Residential Camps. Early registration discounts.

Camp Orchard Hill is the place where summer dreams are fulfilled - one amazing week at a time! With unique camp experiences designed for every age group, your child will never get bored. And, with Play It Your Way On-Demand Electives, your child can choose new activities every...

YMCA Camp Cheerio

Located high atop the Blue Ridge Mountains of northwest North Carolina, YMCA Camp Cheerio is the ideal place for persons of all ages to enjoy a camping or retreat experience. Cheerio offers many challenging programs, from summer resident (sleepover) and coed adventure camps. With over 20 activities to choose from there is something for everyone.

Founded in 1960 by the YMCA of High Point, North Carolina, Camp Cheerio seeks to provide campers with a sustained, creative, and educational experience in the out-of-doors. Through the use of natural surroundings, and under the Christian guidance of trained leadership, YMCA camping seeks to help...

Seaworld San Antonio Camps

Nestled in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, San Antonio is rich with history and culture. Campers at SeaWorld San Antonio discover magnificent animals behind the scenes, while they come face to face with marine life.

All camp sessions feature plenty of time for SeaWorld fun, so you'll enjoy all the spectacular shows, animal attractions and rides of SeaWorld San Antonio.

Frost Valley YMCA

Frost Valley campers live in a special world where they experience journeys on every scale - from spending their first night away from home & bonding with new friends to bolder quests like mountain hikes. Our roots reach back to 1901, when we established one of the nation's first overnight camps for children. Over a century later, we remain true to the Y mission & our non-profit commitment to bring children of all backgrounds & abilities together in our enriching, life-changing community.

Camp Ridgecrest for Boys

Camp Ridgecrest for Boys - Impacting lives for God's glory through discipleship and adventure. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of NC, Camp Ridgecrest is designed for individual attention, maximum fun, and the safety of each child. We facilitate camper growth, offering over 25 activities taught by solid Christian role models. With staff that are heavily screened and trained, working within a program that has been developed over the past 80 years, we provide an experience of a lifetime!

We also offer Family Camps!

Kingsley Pines Family Camp

Join us for an unforgettable week of family fun! Our family camp includes activities for all ages, private cabins, beautiful sand beach, and lakeside dining. Family Camp is designed to give all ages the opportunity to have as much fun as children have at Kingsley Pines Camp!

Camp Trinity on the Bar 717 Ranch

Camp Trinity on the Bar 717 Ranch is a non-competitive, co-educational camp located on 450 acres in the midst of the pristine wilderness of Trinity County.

For 80 years Camp Trinity has offered children the opportunity to experience nature, develop friendships, learn new skills, and enhance their self esteem. The ranch setting provides children with many challenging and exciting opportunities to interact positively with their environment and with each other.

Children are encouraged to participate in ranch activities which are of benefit to the entire camp community. These activities include animal care, gardening, building projects, cooking and others. Each child, working within...

Stillwood Camp and Conference Centre

Picture a place that epitomizes the magnificence of Canadas West Coast - Mountains. Stillness. Woods. Lake. Picture a place that combines camp experience with all the comforts of home. Welcome to Stillwood Camp and Conference Centre, the largest of its kind in British Columbia. Overlooking Cultus Lake, Stillwood is a place where the whole person is invigorated. Stillwood offers a variety of customizable facilities for conferences and outdoor education, as well as our popular summer camps and retreats. We look forward to welcoming you to Stillwood.

Camp Live Oak - Fort Lauderdale

With over 20 years of experience, we are an American Camping Association accredited day camp that works with Florida's State Park System in Broward and N. Miami. We meet over 300 ACA standards of health, safety, programming and staffing. We foster sportsmanship, cooperation, self-discipline, respect for nature and leadership. Activities are age-appropriate and include hands-on science, arts, archery, swimming, canoeing, fishing, snorkeling, guest speakers, hiking, sports, field trips and more! New Scuba Diving camp for 13-16 year olds. Trail Biking program for 10-13 year olds.

Joy Bible Camp

Located in beautiful Bancroft, Joy Bible Camp has provided a special place of rich relationships, learning, spiritual renewal and recreation since 1947. We long for generations of people transformed forever through JOY Bible Camp - cultivating in others a growing, authentic, contagious relationship with God.

Twin Cities YMCA Camps

At YMCA Camps every day is an Adventure! Enjoy hiking, canoeing, archery, sailing, horseback riding, & ropes courses in a traditional camp setting. Campers learn to be caring, honest, respectful & responsible for themselves & the environment.

YMCA of Metro Chicago Day Camps - West Suburbs

A YMCA summer camp experience provides your child an exceptional summer camp experience where they can get unplugged, explore their creativity, learn, laugh and make memories to last a lifetime. Camps are offered throughout the summer and financial assistance is available for those who qualify.

Wyonegonic Camps

Wyonegonic Camps for Girls offers a relaxed, non-competitive atmosphere. Emphasis is on personal development and group co-operation. Campers design their own program weekly after goal setting with counselors. Our broad traditional program favors aquatics, outdoor living and wilderness trips. Campers represent approximately 30 different states and 12% international clientele. Ages are 8-15 plus Leadership Training program or Wilderness Trip Adventures for ages 15-18. Affiliated with Camp Winona for Boys.

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